UW Emergency Management

April 2, 2015

April 30, 2013 (U-District power outage)

Partial campus power outage due to fire in an underground power vault. UW EOC went to a level II activation (partial) and brought in specific units to fill specific roles needed for the response. The power outage commenced around 5:30 PM and resolved around 9:00 PM. The far West and East areas of campus were impacted as well as the major roads of Campus Parkway, Brooklyn, Pacific and Montlake. Central Campus was not impacted.